Gowri Habba is celebrated a day before Ganesh Chaturthi.

Parents give gifts to their daughters on this joyous occassion. 

Building on this tradition, CBR Network conceptualised the gifting of improved Chulika stoves by families in Bengaluru and elsewhere to their 'daughters' in the Hyderabad-Karnataka region.

This is now being expanded to make this season of Gowri, Ganesha, Dasara and Diwali even more festive.

The improved Chulika stoves have an impact

  • - on women's Quality of Life,
  • - on the environment through saving 50% firewood, and
  • - on the health of the household by reducing smoke and indoor air pollution.  
  • These festivals provide an occassion to show that you care...